Almost no independent research has investigated the potential health impacts of long-term feminine hygiene product use. Studies have generally taken place through product manufacturers—who aren’t required to release the results in full to the public.
While BPA (bisphenol A) is now receiving a lot of attention from environmental and reproductive health advocates, another chemical affecting women’s reproductive health is sliding under the radar: Dioxin.
Did you know that the future of our country in relation to the deficit may rest on your consumption of Kotex, Playtex or OB tampons? Thanks to our colleague Lucinda Marshall for calling our attention to this looming crisis.